Free v3.8.2 admin bar and IIS7.0 maintenance release is available

Posted on 20 December, 2013


Free-Version Releases
Attention: this is not the changelog for the latest stable version 4.29 (see related release notes)

Free v3.8.2 is a maintenance release which optimizes the admin bar integration and fixes occiasional issue on IIS7.0 servers. Lots of translations have also been updated as well. Please see below for more details.

For even more features and optimizations (see the comparision page), please use the integrated pro upgrader to start a free 30-day-trial of Leaflet Maps Marker Pro.

Pro v1.5.2 has also been released today with the following highlight:

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Changes & optimizations

  • optimized admin bar integration for WordPress 3.8+
  • switched from wp_remote_post() to wp_remove_get() to avoid occasional IIS7.0 issues (thx Chas!)

Translations updates

Thanks to many motivated contributors, this release comes with the following translation updates:

Updated translations

If you want to contribute to translations (Thai would be great 😉 ), please visit for more information. Please note that translators are also compensated for their contribution – for example if a translation is finished less than 50%, the translator gets a free 25 licenses pack worth  €199 as a compensation for completing the translation to 100%.

Outlook – my plans for the next release

Please see the roadmap for a rough schedule for planned features of the pro version and please subscribe to this blog (via RSS or Email) or follow @MapsMarker on twitter (= most current updates) if you want to stay up to date with the latest development news.

Full changelog now also supports bitcoin payments
updated markercluster codebase to v0.4 (changelog)
optimized admin bar integration for WordPress 3.8+
switched from wp_remote_post() to wp_remove_get() to avoid occasional IIS7.0 issues (thx Chas!)
Translation updates
In case you want to help with translations, please visit the web-based translation plattform
updated Chinese translation thanks to John Shen, and ck
updated Dutch translation thanks to Patrick Ruers,
updated German translation
updated Indonesian translation thanks to Andy Aditya Sastrawikarta and Emir Hartato,
updated Italian translation thanks to Luca Barbetti,
updated Korean translation thanks to Andy Park,
updated Latvian translation thanks to Juris Orlovs, and Eriks Remess
updated Norwegian (Bokmål) translation thanks to Inge Tang,
updated Polish translation thanks to Tomasz Rudnicki,
updated Romanian translation thanks to Arian, and Daniel Codrea,

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How to download / update 

The easiest way to update is to use the WordPress update process: login with an user who has admin privileges, navigate to Dashboard / Updates, select plugins to update and press the button “Update Plugins”. Alternatively you can also download the current version here, unzip the package and overwrite the plugin´s files on your webserver.